Wrapped Books
Artwork: Wrapped Books
Size: wrapped object: 22.5 x 29.5 x 14; overall: 37.5 x 43 x 16 cm
Medium: Paperback books wrapped in plastic and string, mounted on velvet covered panel
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Signed and dated 'Christo 62' (on the lower horizontal turnover edge)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Provenance: Giovanni Camuffo Collection, Venice; Galleria Del Leone, Venice; Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 5 December 1985, lot 408; Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 29 June 1995, lot 195
Exhibition history: Helsinki, Art Museum of Ateneum; Ars 69; 1969, no. 27

Christie's Amsterdam

Date: 2017-04-11
Lot Number: 9